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Our approach to measuring incremental change embraces the philosophy of children's rights activist Marian Wright Edelman, who advises that 'we must not, in trying to think about how we can make a big difference, ignore the small daily differences we can make which, over time, add up to big differences that we often cannot foresee.
Her first job out of law school in the 1970s was for Children's Defence Fund founder Marian Wright Edelman.
Mrs Clinton, who was introduced by the charity's founder, Marian Wright Edelman, as "the people's president", said she feared for the future of America's children under Trump.
Although Fund founder Marian Wright Edelman called the nonprofit advocacy group's event "a love-in for Hillary Rodham Clinton," the former first lady said it had not been easy for her to attend.
The Children's Defence Fund is honoured to celebrate and recognize a life-long champion of children who never gives up and never stops working to change the odds for children," Marian Wright Edelman, president of the fund, said in a news release.
She also received praise from many quarters, including from Marian Wright Edelman, president of the Children's Defense Fund and a friend of Hillary Clinton, for her aggressive prosecution of child abusers and child support cases.
We urgently need to change the odds to help our most vulnerable children succeed in our global economy, said Marian Wright Edelman, president of the Childrens Defense Fund.
Regina Benjamin, Alex Haley and Marian Wright Edelman are just a few of the distinguished HBCU alumni in this category.
King greatly influenced Marian Wright Edelman (born 1939), founder and president of the Children's Defense Fund, who has been called "America's mom" (3) due to her crusading activities on behalf of children, as she embraced Social Gospel ideals after having been inspired first by her parents and her faith community while growing up in Bennettsville, South Carolina.
Among other responsibilities, she had two weeks to prepare the house for a VIP event with cultural dignitaries, including Marian Wright Edelman.
A portion of the proceeds from “Mile High, Red Hot” sales will be donated to the Children's Defense Fund, a non-profit child advocacy organization founded by Marian Wright Edelman that has worked relentlessly for more than 40 years to ensure a level playing field for all children.
Participants included politicians from Maryland and the District of Columbia, including Washington Mayor Vincent Gray, as well as actress Kathleen Turner and Marian Wright Edelman, founder of the Children's Defense Fund.